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Max Cosby Supporting Families with Disabilities

Max Cosby

Lieutenant Max Cosby, trustee of Ski 2 Freedom Foundation, shared his thoughts on being the brother of a severely disabled sister with Rett Syndrome with readers of HOMEPORT - the magazine for the Naval Families Federation Autumn 2012.

Max had spoken at the FANDF Conference held in the Ministry of Defence in May 2012 on this subject and his comments gave delegates an insight into how someone grows up in a Royal Naval family where there is disability.

"If you have a disabled child or sibling within your Naval family then I hope these words will be of comfort to you. The most worthwhile support that my family received was with SSAFA holidays.

I have grown up in a Naval family with a severely disabled elder sister and am now a serving officer myself...

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